Fundamentals of Strategic Physical Security Planning

Posted by Chris Wise on August 14, 2017 at 10:55 PM

Building a Rock-Solid Risk Control Plan

Posted by Ariel Jenkins on August 9, 2017 at 11:12 AM

You are now assigned safety and risk management duties for your organization. Now what? Where do you start? Fundamentally, the past is one of the best indicators of the future. Therefore, it is best to get a snapshot of what the lack of safety and ineffective risk management has produced in the form of losses or claims. For risk control plan building purposes, it is recommended to review and analyze claims data from a minimum of 48 months from the most current data. In this context, analyze means to determine which categories of claims are the most frequent and/or severe.

Injury Exaggeration Among Public Entity Employees

Posted by Tara Marchand on July 25, 2017 at 11:29 AM

Nicholas Esty's Student Scholar Reflection

Posted by Nicholas Esty on July 19, 2017 at 9:24 AM

PRIMA’s 2017 Annual Conference in Phoenix, AZ was a lot of fun due to the people I met, the things I learned, and the new experiences I had. My trip began on Sunday, June 4th. Later that day, I attended a Welcome Reception in the Valley of the Sun Ballroom where I had a great time networking and listening to a live band.

Hanyun Li's Student Scholar Reflection

Posted by Hanyun Li on July 19, 2017 at 8:56 AM

As an international student, I am honored to be selected as one of PRIMA’s Student Scholarship recipients. I would like to share some of my experiences and takeaways from PRIMA’s 2017 Annual Conference.

I attended several education sessions at the Annual Conference. All of these sessions were amazing and the speakers gave specific examples and clear explanations that provided me with insight into the public risk management world.

The Sphere of Influence in Claim Settlement

Posted by Richard Spiers on July 10, 2017 at 8:48 PM

Creating a Culture of Safety that Prevents Abuse of Minors

Posted by Aaron Lundberg on July 5, 2017 at 11:22 AM

The Harvard Business Review previously reported that 70% of all change initiatives fail.[1]This statistic acts as a reminder to leaders of one very important fact: The mere existence of a goal, however worthy, is not enough to enact change. Youth-serving organizations would be hard-pressed to identify a worthier goal than abuse prevention. So, what is that extra ingredient needed to create a culture of safety?

Cybersecurity: Trends & Threats

Posted by Eugene and Ben on June 27, 2017 at 3:57 PM

Developing a Post-Injury Management Program

Posted by Kevin O'Sadnick on June 21, 2017 at 10:21 AM

The development of your Post-Injury Management Program (PIM) should be a goal that permeates throughout the entire organization. It is also recommended that the workers’ compensation (WC) process and Post-Injury Management Program be communicated to employees at the time of their new-hire orientation. Successful communication of WC and PIM Programs is critical! It should include a discussion of what WC is and also review the importance of prompt injury reporting, what should be done after an injury, designated medical providers, how medical bills are handled, and lost work benefits.

PRIMA Institute 2017

Posted by Marilyn Rivers on May 31, 2017 at 12:18 PM

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